Internal Auditor
Americold - Atlanta, GA

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Job Descriptions:
Americold, the largest provider of temperature controlled distribution services in the US is seeking Internal Auditors to join our team at our Corporate Office in Atlanta, GA. (Sandy Springs area)

Primary Responsibility:
Execution of assigned internal audit projects.

Essential Functions:
Reviewing, evaluating, and testing internal controls and performance metrics of corporate functions and company operations, with an emphasis on accounting and finance processes or warehousing/transportation functions.
Assist with the testing related to the Company’s SOX 404 program including completing and documenting process walk-throughs, testing controls, and assisting in remediation efforts.
Responsible for all stages of financial and operational audit and project support – planning, fieldwork, and “wrap-up.”
Participating as a controls consultant on process improvement/re-engineering teams.
Assist completing operational audits of the Company’s warehousing locations.
Appraising business processes and providing value-added recommendations to management.
Assist in the development of solutions to identified business needs.
Provide meaningful communications to business owners and audit management.
Travel up to 25% may be required.
Other duties as requested.

Required Experience:
Qualifications & Experience:Education, Training & Professional Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or other business related field
1-4 years audit experience (internal or external) or other relative business experience (accounting) preferred
Professional certification such as CIA or CPA preferred but not required
Preferred experience working in SAP and/or Warehouse Management Software (WMS)

Knowledge and Employment Standards:
Ability to work on teams as well as on individual assignments.
Demonstrate foundational understanding of accounting and finance processes
Functional knowledge of supply chain processes, 3 rd party logistics, or experience auditing controls in warehouse, distribution, or manufacturing operations
Ability to analyze complex processes and identify potential improvement opportunities
Strong organizational, problem solving, and communication (verbal and written) skills
Proficient in using MS Office Suite such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project
Must be able to travel as requested (estimated 25%)

Physical Requirements & Abilities:
The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires the ability to sit for long periods of time, with frequent interruptions
Requires several hours per day of sitting, getting up and down from chairs, and reaching, or bending
Requires manual dexterity with normal hand and finger movements for typical office work
Talking, hearing, and seeing are important elements of completing assigned tasks
Requires travel by automobile and airplane up to 25% of the time
Required to visit facility operations in temperatures at or below freezing
Frequently carries loads related to travel and occasionally lifts, carries, positions, or moves objects weighing up to 20 pounds
Requires the use of various electronic tools
Requires the ability to relate to others beyond giving and receiving instructions: must partner with colleagues without exhibiting behavioral extremes
Requires the performance of work activities including reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with others: and respond appropriately to constructive feedback from executive management
Americold is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
EOE/AA M/F/D/V DFW.
Keyword: internal audit, CIA, SOX, Sarbanes-Oxley, auditor, WMS, SAP
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In business to keep cool, AmeriCold Logistics is a leading provider of temperature-controlled warehousing, distribution, and...